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Meaning of FURFURAN

Pronunciation:  'furfu`ran

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a colorless toxic flammable liquid used in the synthesis of nylon
 

FURFURAN is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: furan, furane
 
 See Also: nitrofuran, organic compound

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fur"fu*ran\, n. [L. furfur bran.] (Chem.)
A colorless, oily substance, {C4H4O}, obtained by distilling
certain organic substances, as pine wood, salts of pyromucic
acid, etc.; -- called also {tetraphenol}.



 

 

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